Discovery certificate for object 2016gck
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 5165 [ 2016TNSTR.648....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-08 15:17:28
Sender: Mr. Tim Puckett
Reporting Group: POSS     Discovery Data Source: POSS

R. Gagliano, R. Post, E. Weinberg, J. Newton, T. Puckett report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2016gck
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:28:17.180 (7.071583) DEC = +31:12:09.20 (31.202556)
Discovery date: 2016-09-07 10:31:04 (JD=2457638.9382407)

Potential host galaxy: PGC 001739


Photometry

Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2016-09-07 10:31:04
Flux: 19.9 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Last non-detection:
Last non-detection date: 2016-09-02 10:36:09
Limiting flux: 20.9 ABMag
Filter: Clear-
Instrument: Other
Telescope: Other

Remarks: 60cm

Details of the new object can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016gck